The Sip

Editor’s Pick: 3 Perfect Wines for Casual Entertaining

Like most of us who work at Sunset, I love wine. But more than that, I love the way we drink wine in the West—with an attitude of casual celebration, whether it’s at a beach picnic or a backyard BBQ. Thanks to Sunset’s Firstleaf wine club, it’s easier than ever to get the good stuff delivered right to your door. […]

2 delicious rosés for a deal too good to be true

Just imagine: You, your closest friends and family, and the perfect bottle of rosé drawing you all together. It’s one of those special moments you’ll remember for a lifetime. It’s everything in one room: tasty food, best friends, and wine you can’t forget. 

Finally, a wine club tailored to your taste

For about 50 years, Sunset has been bringing you our recommendations for wines to drink with your favorite weeknight dinners, at special holiday meals, and even around a campfire. And you’ve trusted us to lead you to the good stuff. But, as wine editor Sara Schneider often reminds staff here, wine is very subjective and there is never a wrong […]

3 perfect crisp white wines for summer sipping

When the weather turns warm and daylight stretches longer, it’s all about sipping a crisp white. Not only is it the refreshing cure-all for heat, but it also plays perfectly with light summer fare. Looking for some new bottles to try, as well as what to serve them with? Look no further than these superb summery selects from our Firstleaf […]